The cocktail ring was born during the Art Deco period, roaring 20s, the era of change also known as the prohibition period. Alcohol was banned. Underground clubs served illegal alcohol and private cocktail parties were prevalent. Women’s fashion changed during this era; it was decadent and glamorous. Accessories played a key role in fashion; they were bold and opulent. The Art Deco Cocktail Ring was having a fashion moment. It was “The ring” to wear to the infamous cocktail parties.
Even though it is called cocktail ring, it’s not meant to be worn only to cocktail parties; It can be worn for any occasion.
There are various types of stones used for the cocktail ring : cubic zirconia to gemstones in different shapes and colors with price ranging from low to high.
The traditional way to wear the cocktail ring is on the ring finger. For an edgy look, wear it on your index finger, for a bold look, put it on your middle finger.
Below is a selection of cocktail rings.
Wearing a cocktail ring on the index finger screams edgy, glam and bold
Pomellato’s rings exude relaxed chic and laid back elegance
Cocktail Rings…So many to choose from…what’s a girl to do?
Sophisticated Tiffany Quartz Ring
Classic, simple look
A work of art..
Wear it on your middle finger for a bold look